Clean Power

Space Travel, Semiconductors, Cosmetics: How Hydrogen Peroxide Makes Processes.illustration: Alex Broeckel/Die Illustratoren

Space Travel, Semiconductors, Cosmetics: How Hydrogen Peroxide Makes Processes.illustration: Alex Broeckel/Die Illustratoren

Background

Peroxide Power

Hydrogen peroxide has long powered innovative applications in chemistry—now it’s also an environmentally friendly propellant for rockets.

Interview

“Forward to the Moon”

ESA Director General Jan Wörner talks about the race for space, environmentally friendly fuels—and the inspirational power of space travel.

Research & Innovation

Green processes, thanks to H₂O₂

The distributed production of hydrogen peroxide is opening up new application areas in agriculture.

Research & Innovation

Advance over two centuries

Research, production, application - the most important milestones in the history of H₂O₂.

Research & Innovation

How H₂O₂ is produced

The most important production processes: from the Weißenstein process to autoxidation.

An overview of the dossiers

Concentrated information: Our dossiers bring together everything worth knowing about the main themes of ELEMENTS—clearly and concisely.

Evonik Elements Edition 02 2019

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